Friday July 12, 1940
US date format: 7/12/1940, UK date format: 12/7/1940
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 12, 1940). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Boys of the City, directed by Joseph H. Lewis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 12, 1940?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
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